Cheapest Cars to Own & Maintain

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Written on: 03-21-2012 07:39pm    Title: Cheapest Cars to Own & Maintain
The financial publication Kiplinger conducted a study to select the cheapest cars to own and maintain in a period of five years of use. These are the cars that cost less for their owners and to conduct this analysis were considered different variants such as: the cost of insurance, depreciation, taxes and fees, fuel costs and repairs among others. The selected cars are all small size since they have the lowest price in the market, the greater fuel efficiency and lower insurance costs. All of these cars come with six airbags, anti-lock brakes and traction control, and some of them with manual transmission.

Nissan Versa S
Fuel cost during 5 years: $9,048
Insurance cost during 5 years: $5,134
Total cost during 5 years: $27,135
Fuel efficiency city: 27 mpg
Fuel efficiency highway: 36 mpg


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Hyundai Accent GLS
Fuel cost during 5 years: $8,143
Insurance cost during 5 years: $5,145
Total cost during 5 years: $27,895
Fuel efficiency city: 30 mpg
Fuel efficiency highway: 40 mpg


http://www.autopten.com/cheap_cars/Hyundai-Accent-2012.jpg


Ford Fiesta S
Fuel cost during 5 years: $8,568
Insurance cost during 5 years: $5,623
Total cost during 5 years: $28,524
Fuel efficiency city: 28 mpg
Fuel efficiency highway: 38 mpg

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Toyota Yaris L
Fuel cost during 5 years: $8,306
Insurance cost during 5 years: $5,451
Total cost during 5 years: $29,153
Fuel efficiency city: 30 mpg
Fuel efficiency highway: 38 mpg


http://www.autopten.com/cheap_cars/toyota-yaris-2012.jpg


Kia Soul
Fuel cost during 5 years: $9,146
Insurance cost during 5 years: $4,402
Total cost during 5 years: $29,190
Fuel efficiency city: 27 mpg
Fuel efficiency highway: 35 mpg


http://www.autopten.com/cheap_cars/Kia-Soul-2012.jpg


Kia Rio LX
Fuel cost during 5 years: $8,143
Insurance cost during 5 years: $5,445
Total cost during 5 years: $29,345
Fuel efficiency city: 30 mpg
Fuel efficiency highway: 40 mpg


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Scion iQ
Fuel cost during 5 years: $7,553
Insurance cost during 5 years: $5,461
Total cost during 5 years: $29,594
Fuel efficiency city: 36mpg
Fuel efficiency highway: 37 mpg


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Honda Insight
Fuel cost during 5 years: $6,508
Insurance cost during 5 years: $5,487
Total cost during 5 years: $29,786
Fuel efficiency city: 41 mpg
Fuel efficiency highway: 44 mpg


http://www.autopten.com/cheap_cars/2012-Honda-Insight-new.jpg


Mazda Mazda2 Sport
Fuel cost during 5 years: $8,759
Insurance cost during 5 years: $,5,633
Total cost during 5 years: $30,173
Fuel efficiency city: 29 mpg
Fuel efficiency highway: 35 mpg


http://www.autopten.com/cheap_cars/new-2012-Mazda-mazda2-Sport.jpg


Honda Fit
Fuel cost during 5 years: $9,361
Insurance cost during 5 years: $4,997
Total cost during 5 years: $30,411
Fuel efficiency city: 27 mpg
Fuel efficiency highway: 33 mpg
IIHS Top Safety Pick


http://www.autopten.com/cheap_cars/new-2012-Honda-Fit.jpg

Cheapest Cars to Own & Maintain in 2011 according to Kiplinger Publication

1. Nissan Versa 1.6 Base 4dr
2. Hyundai Accent GL 2dr hatch
3. Chevrolet Aveo5 LS 4dr hatch
4. Ford Fiesta S 4dr
5. Mazda2 Sport 4dr hatch
6. Toyota Yaris 4dr
7. Kia Rio 4dr
8. Kia Soul 4dr hatch
9. Honda Insight 4dr hatch
10. Ford Focus S 4dr

Cheapest Cars to Own & Maintain in 2011 according to MSN Autos

1. Honda Fit
2. Toyota Corolla
3. Toyota Yaris
4. Toyota Tacoma
5. Chevrolet Aveo
6. Cadillac DTS
7. Volvo S40 / V50
8. Cadillac STS
9. Toyota Camry Hybrid
10. Ford Focus

: not in the 2012 list. / : included in the 2012 list
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Written on: 03-25-2012 09:53pm    Title: Cheapest Cars to Own & Maintain  
I love the new Kia Soul, it is the new Honda CR-V. Nice styling, economical, practical, small and affordable SUV!! good to know it is cheap to maintain too. smiley
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Written on: 06-11-2012 09:45pm    Title: Cheapest Cars to Own & Maintain  
There is a site I found to search for dealerships that give great deals. I found this one dealership in Spokane Valley that sells Ford. The used automobiles were in great condition, and there were great deals available on all the cars, whether they were brand new or not. Will you be looking to sell or buy a used or new automobile? If this sounds like you, do yourself a favor and look into Gus Johnson Ford Spokane WA! There are a lot of cars that is being sold online, so if you like to take a look and pick your choice. What's good about it is that you can bargain for the price of the car if you make a good deal with the seller.
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Written on: 06-11-2012 09:57pm    Title: Cheapest Cars to Own & Maintain  
Hi Esmecullen, good try but spam isn't allowed. If you are looking for some advertising for Gus Johnson Ford dealer please let me know and we'll create a profile for them in our car search inventory
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